|Primary Organization||Al-Gamaa al-Islamiyya|
|Other Organization||Egyptian Islamic Jihad|
|Means of Attack||Small arms fire, knives|
|Location||Hatshepsut Temple, Valley of the Kings, Near Luxor, Egypt|
|Time||Nov. 17, 1997|
|Narrative and Notes|
|Reliable||Six terrorists, disguised as security guards, attacked tourists at one of Egypt's most popular sites. Most of the dead were European; the majority were Swiss.|
Four Egyptians were among the victims.
The six terrorists were later killed, possibly in a gun battle with security forces.
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